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A century ago Main Street in Dayton was a dirt road To the east

A century ago Main Street in Dayton was a dirt road To the east

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A century ago Main Street in Dayton was a dirt road. To the east stand

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... Main Street and Martindale Road. 1800s - 1900s Transportation

An aerial view of Washington Street looking west taken sometime in the 1920s.Monument Circle and the Indiana State House can be seen in the upper right ...

The circa 1840s house was in the Osborne family and at the corner of Main Street and Dayton Lane.

A Brief History

Click picture to view enlargement. Aerial scene of the National Soldier's Home

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1800s Post Office

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(1926)*# – View looking east showing the old 1903-built Dayton Avenue Bridge. A thin road starts beneath the trees of a hill in the right foreground and ...

The Old Road Trial in the Narrows Nature Preserve was formerly a part of Indian Ripple Road

SECONDARY PHOTO: A view of Main St., Tipp City. Next summer, the city is tearing up the entire street and resurfacing. They are also widening the sidewalks.

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The obelisk monument dedicated by the Cornelia Cole Fairbanks chapter of the NSDAR at the intersection of Washington St. and Southeastern Ave.

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Settlers quickly developed the area into an agricultural community, with a " downtown" of shops along what is now North Main Street.

Description: Caption reads: "Main Street; Logan, O; Looking West From Mulberry" Logan, Ohio; East Main looking west toward Odd Fellows Building (IOOF).

Eastwood Park Dam in 1944

The past can be both a blessing and a curse. Looking back on the halcyon days of one's youth, or back to a fabled bygone era, for example, might prevent you ...

Dayton Dragons Baseball

The Dayton Art Institute held its 46th annual Oktoberfest celebration last weekend, Sept. 22 to 24 on the grounds of the museum, located at 456 Belmonte ...

Automobiles afforded a personal freedom and an exciting experience that trains could not. In early 1900s roads were not well suited for car travel.

1800s Living 1800s Living A frame house on North Main Street.

The road to gold

Colfax Avenue carries US 40 through Denver

Point Douglas Road 1938

The River Run project

Link: Dayton Bike Share kicked off on Courthouse Square Tuesday, May 5, 2015 with a celebration during Downtown Dayton Partnership's 'The Square is Where.'

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... including the Hoover grist mill, Shaw sawmill and Sheets boring mill, the latter of which manufactured long rifles. Pictured here is a mill ...

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Academy of Music, home of Opera Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Ballet

1800s Opera House

The Dayton Metro Library's grand opening for the main branch was held on Aug. 5, 2017. (Amelia Robinson)

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1900s Main Street

(1938)^#^^ - View looking east showing the new North Figueroa Street Viaduct (bridge) as it passes over the Los Angeles River with the R.R. crossing at ...

Union continues to grow and prosper well into the 20th century, adding more people, more businesses and more homes--becoming an official city in 1982.

Burke-Gilman Trail

One of Omsted's original bridges

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These two words together describe a very active and, in most cases, successful movement. A movement that includes many subfields; advocacy, ...

(1931)*# - Birdseye view looking west showng the Dayton Avenue Bridge and Railroad Bridge at lower right. The new Figueroa Street Tunnels (opened in 1931) ...

Sand dunes at Padre Island National Seashore; Blockhouse at Fort Larned National Historic Site,

3:11 p.m.". View on Ohio Memory. Image ID: SA1039AV_B05F06_008 Subjects: Dams--1930-1940; Dams--Ohio--Dayton Region--History--20th century--Pictorial works

The Dayton Art Institute was in the midst of construction when the Great Depression hit. Because the startup budget was dedicated to building, ...

1928)##^# - View looking at the east side of Main Street between 6th and 7th streets showing a pawnshop bookended by two coffee shops.

US 40 monument along Washington Street, highlighting the major cities along the original Route 40

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1800s - 1900s Faith

The highest point in Dayton is at Lookout Point in Woodland Cemetery. (Connie Post)

PNC 2nd Street Market, Dayton, Ohio

Shrub Garden in 1971

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1925)^ - View showing Spring St. and Main St. at 9th St. lookingwest south. Main St. is on the left and Spring St. is seen above it on the right.

(1938)*# – View looking north showing the 238-foot long steel span of the new (3rd) Dayton Avenue Bridge over a flooded Los Angeles River as seen from the ...

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Coal Mines Trail

Dayton, NV Homes with special features

(1927)^ - View of many businesses on this main street of Ventura and Van Nuys Boulevards in Sherman Oaks, in the San Fernando Valley.

(1928)**^** - Close-up view of the Dayton Avenue Bridge showing its arched ribs and easterly haunches, shortly after its completion.

Central Branch of the National Military Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers known today as the Dayton VA Medical Center

Next time you're in the Oregon District, check out the #DaytonInspires selfie wall on the outside of Brim on East Fifth Street, painted by Dayton-based ...

Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park

Sheridan in 1912, showing an electric trolley car that serviced the mining towns of Monarch ...

... over the City of Dayton Thursday night at the culmination of the Dayton Lights In Flight Fireworks Festival. A multi-cultural festival was held downtown ...

The Market at the Park, a new creative space located at 221 Crane St. in Dayton, kicked off its new regular open hours with Dia de Los Muertos: A First ...

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... On this map, South Country Rd. is called Main St., the east end of Beaverdam Rd. is called South St.; the west end of Beaverdam Rd. (which is a dead ...

(1938)#^** – Sketch showing the new Dayton Avenue Bridge, replacing the former one in a new alignment.

(1928)+#* - View of the Riverside Drive-Dayton Avenue Bridge as seen from the LA River bed.

Orion Hill Cedars of Arlington

The Five Rivers Fountain at the confluence of the Great Miami and Mad rivers runs Tuesday, May 20, in downtown Dayton. Staff photo by Chris Stewart (CHRIS ...

The Loneliest Road roughly follows the path of the Pony Express, and historical markers here, as well as at Cold Springs (farther east) represent the former ...

A century ago Main Street in Dayton was a dirt road. To the east stand

The circa 1840s house was in the Osborne family and at the corner of Main Street and Dayton Lane.

An aerial view of Washington Street looking west taken sometime in the 1920s.Monument Circle and the Indiana State House can be seen in the upper right ...

... Main Street and Martindale Road. 1800s - 1900s Transportation

A Brief History

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1800s Post Office

(1926)*# – View looking east showing the old 1903-built Dayton Avenue Bridge. A thin road starts beneath the trees of a hill in the right foreground and ...

Picture

(1938)^#^^ - View looking east showing the new North Figueroa Street Viaduct (bridge) as it passes over the Los Angeles River with the R.R. crossing at ...

Settlers quickly developed the area into an agricultural community, with a " downtown" of shops along what is now North Main Street.

1800s Living 1800s Living A frame house on North Main Street.

The past can be both a blessing and a curse. Looking back on the halcyon days of one's youth, or back to a fabled bygone era, for example, might prevent you ...

SECONDARY PHOTO: A view of Main St., Tipp City. Next summer, the city is tearing up the entire street and resurfacing. They are also widening the sidewalks.

1900s Main Street

The obelisk monument dedicated by the Cornelia Cole Fairbanks chapter of the NSDAR at the intersection of Washington St. and Southeastern Ave.

Automobiles afforded a personal freedom and an exciting experience that trains could not. In early 1900s roads were not well suited for car travel.

1800s Opera House

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(1938)*# – View looking north showing the 238-foot long steel span of the new (3rd) Dayton Avenue Bridge over a flooded Los Angeles River as seen from the ...

(1928)+#* - View of the Riverside Drive-Dayton Avenue Bridge as seen from the LA River bed.

Maryland Scenic Byways

These two words together describe a very active and, in most cases, successful movement. A movement that includes many subfields; advocacy, ...

2008)+++ - View looking south showing the 3rd Dayton Avenue Bridge (now Riverside Drive-Figueroa Bridge) with the RR Bridge and Figueroa Bridge in the ...

... On this map, South Country Rd. is called Main St., the east end of Beaverdam Rd. is called South St.; the west end of Beaverdam Rd. (which is a dead ...

Union continues to grow and prosper well into the 20th century, adding more people, more businesses and more homes--becoming an official city in 1982.

The road to gold

The Dayton Art Institute was in the midst of construction when the Great Depression hit. Because the startup budget was dedicated to building, ...

Link: Dayton Bike Share kicked off on Courthouse Square Tuesday, May 5, 2015 with a celebration during Downtown Dayton Partnership's 'The Square is Where.'

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(1928)**^** - Close-up view of the Dayton Avenue Bridge showing its arched ribs and easterly haunches, shortly after its completion.

Goldfield, NV

Some of the 4-wheelers are built ground-up for this purpose. Others are sold ready-to-ride. I shot this series of telephoto pix from 1,000′ AGL.

International Speedway Corporation[edit]

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I am over the middle of the dunes now looking East. Next to the highway you can see the parking lots for the dunes.

Phoenix 101: Annexation

Eastern Nevada[edit]

Colfax Avenue carries US 40 through Denver

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New System Bakery, 175 East Main Street

(1938)#^** – Sketch showing the new Dayton Avenue Bridge, replacing the former one in a new alignment.

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Photo from the dedication of the Dayton Region's Walk of Fame mural wall in Dayton Wright-Dunbar neighborhood. The mural was designed by Dayton artist James ...

... over the City of Dayton Thursday night at the culmination of the Dayton Lights In Flight Fireworks Festival. A multi-cultural festival was held downtown ...

High Street Bridge Collapse - Published in the Springfield News Sun August 18, 2014

Brainerd Brewery site with picnic table, 2016. A 1000x750 version of this photo is also available for viewing on line.

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SR 50 crosses one of three bridges over the St. Johns River.

Peters Cartridge Factory

Dayton daily empire. (Dayton [Ohio]) 1850-1865, April 27, 1859, Image 1 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Next time you're in the Oregon District, check out the #DaytonInspires selfie wall on the outside of Brim on East Fifth Street, painted by Dayton-based ...

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Bank of Brainerd located at the southeast corner of South Fifth and Front Streets looking south from Front Street, bank under construction, ca. 1880. A ...

Unique Sites Along the National Road

Survey Map (left)accessed Elkhart County Surveyor, http://elkcosurveyor.org/history/; Aerial View of Indiana (right) accessed Indiana Public Media,

Main entrance to Dixon Slope Mine

Some of the 4-wheelers are built ground-up for this purpose. Others are sold ready-to-ride. I shot this series of telephoto pix from 1,000′ AGL.

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The Dayton community came together to carve over one thousand pumpkins for this year's annual Stoddard Avenue Pumpkin Glow. You can bask in the glow of ...

Transfer to states[edit]

Recife

Suburban sprawl at the intersection of SR 50 and Mariner Boulevard.

The Old State House in Vandalia, and its Madonna of the Trail sculpture, marks the western terminus of the National Road, a precursor to US 40.

A short distance inside the Dixon Slope Mine ventilation entrance in Laurel Snow State Natural Area

A 13 year old "trapper" opens door in a mine in Pennsylvania, ...

Photo of Paint and Main streets. Early 1900s. "Huntington Row" is in

Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service

Mile marker along the National Road in Columbus, Ohio

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Utility Sinks

Apex Magazine Issue 110

SOUTH BRUNSWICK ...

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In the late 19th century, orchards and market gardens began to replace arable land and some new buildings were constructed, but in general the character of ...

Map of Toronto showing major street railway routes and butcher shop locations to 1880. Source: W.C. Chewett & Co., City of Toronto: Compiled from Surveys ...

Cumberland Road[edit]

Westward extension[edit]

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Limestone quarry, Tennessee, U.S.

A National Road mile marker in central Ohio